Lybrary.com ebook store: magic, poker, chess ebooksJonah Ploys by Jon Racherbaumer
  Free weekly newsletters:
     magic email:
       gambling (poker...)  
         chess
Home » Ropes, Ribbons & Threads » The Endless Chain (Know-How Series)  | My Account  | MKB | Cart Contents | Checkout  

The Endless Chain (Know-How Series)

$7.00
| £4.34 | €5.27 | Ca$8.01 | Au$7.80
by Rex Taylor & Will Ayling & Lewis Ganson & Fred Lowe
What is this?PDF | by download [1.58 MByte]  




The Endless Chain (Know-How Series) by Rex Taylor & Will Ayling & Lewis Ganson & Fred Lowe

This is not a magic trick but a carnival game, a con game, where the operator can decide if you should win or not. Everything looks fair and above board, but there is simply no chance for the mark to win. It looks so innocent, a ball-chain loop, put out on the table in a figure eight. One loop in the eight catches your finger the other does not. You have to find the one that catches your finger. Only problem is that you will never find it if the operator so decides.

This game is sometimes called Loopy Loop, Figure Eight, the Chain Swindle, or Pricking the Garter. You will find in this ebook several well honed routines with patter and moves to fully control the chain.

For the prop please see our endless nickle plated ball chain, which is the ideal loop to perform this effect.

This publication was part of the Supreme 'Know-How' Series, edited and written by Will Ayling. It was the follow up to the famous Teach-In Series written by Lewis Ganson after Ganson died. (We have all the Teach-Ins available as ebooks.)

1st edition 1983; original 44 pages; PDF 48 pages.

If you are just as captivated by this swindle as we are, then you might want to seek out other information on the endless chain:

  • Loopy Loop by George Blake, 1949, 23 pages.
  • Chain-Trickery by P. Cinimod, 1978, 6 pages.
  • Chain Station by P. Cinimod.
  • The Chain Gang by Mark DeSouza, 2000, (45 min) VHS.
  • Johnny Thompson does the George Blake version of the endless chain on volume 2 of his Commercial Classics of Magic released by L&L Publishing.
(Bibliographical information provided by Joel Muroff.)

Table of Contents

page
  1. Foreword
  2. History
  3. Rex Taylor's routine for The Endless Chain
  4. A Magical Opening
  5. Fast and Loose
  6. Figure of Eight
  7. Laying out the chain with one finger
  8. Kettle/Ganson routine
  9. The Beer Crate Eight
  10. Albert Verity Release
  11. Alf Goodwin's Loop Variation
  12. Drink Can Release
  13. Two novel moves
  14. - KNOT OFF THE LOOP
  15. - THE RING OFF THE LOOP
  16. Triple Circle Routine
  17. Spectator's Choice Climax
  18. Patter Routine for the Triple Circle Routine

word count: 10087 which is equivalent to 40 standard pages of text

SHARE Share by Email Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Linked In Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 11628

This product is listed in the following category:

Magic > Ropes, Ribbons & Threads

These authors have products in the following categories:

Magic > Coins, Chips & Buttons
Magic > Illusions, Escape & Stage
Magic > Balls, Eggs, Dice & Cups
Magic > Rings
Magic > Cards > Manipulation & XCM
Magic > Ropes, Ribbons & Threads
Magic > Cards
Magic > Cigarettes, Matches & Fire
Magic > Silks & Flags
Magic
Magic > Biographies & History
Magic > -Audio- > Martin Breese Audiotapes
Magic > -Compilations-
Magic > -Italian (italiano)-
Magic > -French (franšais)-
Juggling
Magic > Thimbles
Magic > Magazines & Comics > Gen
Magic > Cards > Rising Cards & Levitating Cards

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.
Customers who purchased this product also purchased
Magical Arts Journal Volume 1 Issue 8
Magical Arts Journal Volume 1 Issue 8
Cards to Card Case
Cards to Card Case
Auto-Spell Deck
Auto-Spell Deck
The Vampire Effect: how to cast no reflection
The Vampire Effect: how to cast no reflection
The Manual of The Three Shell Game
The Manual of The Three Shell Game
Catch 33: Three Card Monte
Catch 33: Three Card Monte
Search

We accept: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Paypal, Checks and Money Orders
Categories
Magic->
Gambling->
Games->
Juggling

Livres de Magie en Franšais
Zauberliteratur in Deutsch
Libri di Magia in Italiano
Libros de Magia en Espa˝ol

Free Ebooks and Articles

Non-Fiction->
Fiction->
Arthur Dailey Photos->
Ernest Hemingway
Numismatics
Navigation Aids
Publishers
Site Map
Featured Ebooks
Catch 33: Three Card Monte
Catch 33: Three Card Monte by Lee Asher


The Close-Up Magic of Aldo Colombini
The Close-Up Magic of Aldo Colombini by Aldo Colombini


17 Days: The Katie Beers Story
17 Days: The Katie Beers Story by Arthur Herzog


Robert Vesco: the king of white collar crime
Robert Vesco: the king of white collar crime by Arthur Herzog


The Woodchipper Murder
The Woodchipper Murder by Arthur Herzog


IQ 83
IQ 83 by Arthur Herzog


The Back Story Project
The Back Story Project by (Benny) Ben Harris


Losing Control
Losing Control by Lee Asher


The Big Book of Rising Cards
The Big Book of Rising Cards by Claude Klingsor


Card College Lightest
Card College Lightest by Roberto Giobbi


Workers Series
Workers Series by Michael Close


Tarbell Course
Tarbell Course by Harlan Tarbell


Information
Newsletters
News Blog
FAQ
Tips on Site Usage
Testimonials
Advertisement
Policies
Contact Us
About Us
Our Partners

Martin Breese International
UReader